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STL

Sterling Bancorp

$23.80

-0.1 (-0.42%)

, AF

Astoria Financial

$20.46

-0.08 (-0.39%)

08:55
06/13/17
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08:55
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08:55

Astoria Financial to host special shareholder meeting

Special Shareholder Meeting to vote on the merger with Sterling Bancorp whereby Astoria will merge with and into Sterling, with Sterling being the surviving corporation, will be held in New Hyde Park, NY on June 13 at 9 am.

STL

Sterling Bancorp

$23.80

-0.1 (-0.42%)

AF

Astoria Financial

$20.46

-0.08 (-0.39%)

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STL Sterling Bancorp
$23.80

-0.1 (-0.42%)

04/11/17
04/11/17
INITIATION
Target $25

Market Perform
Sterling Bancorp initiated with a Market Perform at FBR Capital
FBR Capital analyst Stephen Moss started Sterling Bancorp with a Market Perform rating and $25 price target.
04/11/17
04/11/17
INITIATION
Target $25

Market Perform
Sterling Bancorp initiated with a Market Perform at FBR Capital
FBR Capital analyst Stephen Moss started Sterling Bancorp with a Market Perform rating and $25 price target.
04/05/17
SPHN
04/05/17
INITIATION
Target $30
SPHN
Overweight
Sterling Bancorp initiated with an Overweight at Stephens
Stephens analyst Erik Zwick initiated Sterling Bancorp with an Overweight rating and $30 price target, citing its organic growth and M&A strategy.
03/09/17
SDLR
03/09/17
UPGRADE
SDLR
Buy
Sterling Bancorp upgraded to Buy from Hold at Sandler O'Neill
AF Astoria Financial
$20.46

-0.08 (-0.39%)

04/27/17
KBWI
04/27/17
UPGRADE
Target $25.5
KBWI
Outperform
Astoria Financial upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette analyst Collyn Gilbert upgraded Astoria Financial to Outperform with a $25.50 price target.
03/08/17
MAXM
03/08/17
NO CHANGE
Target $30
MAXM
Buy
Sterling Bancorp price target raised to $30 after Astoria deal at Maxim
Maxim analyst Michael Diana raised his price target on Sterling Bancorp (STL) to $30 from $28 based on his preliminary pro forma 2018 EPS estimate for the company following its all-stock merger deal with Astoria Financial (AF). The transaction would double Sterling's size and, more importantly, "dramatically" increase its presence in Long Island, an area with very favorable demographics, said Diana. The analyst, who expressed a high degree of confidence in the due diligences and merger integration skills of Sterling's management team, keeps a Buy rating on the stock.
03/08/17
PIPR
03/08/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $23.5
PIPR
Neutral
Astoria Financial downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Matthew Breese downgraded Astoria Financial (AF) to Neutral citing the announced merger with Sterling Bancorp (STL). The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $23.50 from $20.
12/21/16
12/21/16
DOWNGRADE

On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Procter & Gamble (PG) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel with analyst Astrachan citing "recent negative FX movement, moderate anticipated input cost inflation, and continued heightened geopolitical uncertainty." 2. JetBlue (JBLU) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James with analyst Savanthi Syth saying shares will be range bound near-term due to RASM pressures from capacity growth new market expansion, and increased cost inflation. 3. Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded to Hold from Buy at TD Securities analyst Greg Barnes saying shares have significantly outperformed in 2016 and sees fewer company-specific catalysts in 2017. 4. New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) and Astoria Financial (AF) were downgraded to Underperform at FBR Capital. 5. Goldman Sachs (GS) and U.S. Bancorp (USB) were downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Atlantic Equities. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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